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Monster Family (2017)

Happy Family (original title)
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Despite the title, the Wishbone family are far from happy. In an attempt to reconnect as a family, Mum and Emma plan a fun night out. However, her plan backfires when an evil witch curses them, and they're all turned into Monsters.

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Holger Tappe

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David Safier (screenplay), Catharina Junk (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Emily Watson ... Emma (voice)
Jason Isaacs ... Dracula (voice)
Nick Frost ... Frank (voice)
Jessica Brown Findlay ... Fay (voice)
Celia Imrie ... Cheyenne (voice)
Catherine Tate ... Baba Yaga (voice)
Ethan Rouse ... Max (voice)
Ewan Bailey ... Renfield (voice)
Emma Tate Emma Tate ... Head Model (voice)
Jessica McDonald Jessica McDonald ... Sheila (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Daniel Ben Zenou ... Imhotep (voice)
Bettina Kenney ... Additional Voices (voice)
Isaac Rouse ... Jaydon (voice)
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Storyline

Despite the title, the Wishbone family are far from happy. In an attempt to reconnect as a family, Mum and Emma plan a fun night out. However, her plan backfires when an evil witch curses them, and they're all turned into Monsters.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some rude humor and thematic elements | See all certifications »
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Country:

Germany | UK

Language:

English | German

Release Date:

9 February 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Monster Family See more »

Filming Locations:

Hannover, Niederachsen, Germany

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$112,014, 18 March 2018
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Color (4K)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Catherine Tate's character is a witch named Baba Yaga. Baba Yaga is a popular witch from the Slavic mythology, and main star of Baba Yaga (1973). See more »

Goofs

When the Family are in London the Union Flags surrounding the building are ALL upside down. See more »

Quotes

Imhotep: I am Pharaoh Imhotep!
Fay: You're Johnny Depp?
Imhotep: [Loudly, insistently] I'm Imhotep!
Fay: Ok, oh great and sandy one.
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Not even fit for a kids movie.
28 November 2017 | by freddyfazbearentcoSee all my reviews

I don't think I've ever seen a worse movie in a cinema. I watch loads of movies and saying this means a lot from me. I'm extremely dismissive of movie mistakes and plot-holes, but this, oh boy. It's loud, it's obnoxious, it has scenes that go on for too long. This movie has no plot, no structure no nothing. Yes, I understand this is a kids movie, but at least have the movie make sense. In fact, the movie is so terrible, in the first 30 minutes or so I left because I couldn't stand it anymore.

TL;DR, don't go to see this movie, not even with your children, they will most likely not like it either.


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